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Noun: Milquetoast  (MILK-tohst) Definition: A very timid, unassertive person, especially one who is easily intimidated. Example sentence: Every time Rob went to ask for a raise, he became a milquetoast when he got in the boss’s office and never got the question out of his mouth.

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When you come out of the storm,  you won’t be the same person that walked in. That’s what the storm is all about.

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Noun: Deference  (DEF-uh-runss) Definition: Respect and esteem due a superior or an elder: also, affected or ingratiating regard for another’s wishes. Example sentence: Showing deference to his visiting uncle, Charles insisted on giving up his usual seat at the head of the dinner table so that the older gentleman could take his place.

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Noun: Clishmaclaver  (klish-muh-KLEY-ver) Definition: Gossip; idle or foolish talk. Example sentence: The beauty shop was the place in town for the latest clishmaclaver.

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Stop hating yourself for everything you aren’t. Start loving yourself for everything that you are.

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A strong relationship requires choosing to love each other even in those moments when you struggle to like each other.

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Verb: Fulminate  (FULL-muh-nayt) Definition: To complain loudly or angrily: to send forth censures or invectives. Example sentence: During the holiday season, when you finish up your shopping, remember not to fulminate at the cashiers about situations in the store that they have no control over.

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The biggest compliment you can give a person is to accept him just as he is.

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Adjective: Tawdry  (TAW-dree) Definition: Cheap and gaudy in appearance or quality;

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Noun; Fortnight  (FAWRT-nahyt) Definition: The space of fourteen nights and days: two weeks. Example sentence: School children eagerly await the fortnight that is Christmas vacation.

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